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consumers. if it has an affect on the united states commerce, commerce of the united states, and if this affect is adverse, then following the statute that congress wrote for us, we're supposed to challenge the deal. >> tom: we have european regulators stop u.s. companies from merging a decade ago, ge and honeywell were stopped because of the eu, this year the nyse had to break apart their planned merger. is there a competition among international regulators. >> i think among international regulators or anti-trust enforcement agencies there is much more comedy than competition. so much commerce is global now and the lawsithin the european union and the united states have converged considerably over its last few decades. that for the most part, we usually come to the same conclusions on the same mergers. now there might be some differences when the market shares are different. and the economic effects are different in different geographic markets like the eu and the united states. >> one investigation that has been admitted to gooseel continues to be under review by your agen
of commerce along with heads of other departments and agencies to produce a report on enhancing the competitiveness of the united states and attracting foreign direct investment and for other purposes. the speaker pro tempore: pursuant to the rule, the the gentlewoman from california, mrs. bono mack, and the gentleman from georgia, mr. barrow, each will control 20 minutes. mrs. bono: -- mrs. bono mack: i ask unanimous consent that all members have five legislative days to revise and extend their remarks and include extraneous material on the bill. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. mrs. bono mack: i rise today in strong support of h.r. 5910, the global investment in american jobs act of 2012. this legislation directs the department of commerce, in coordination with the heads of other relative federal departments, to produce an interagency report on enhancing the competitiveness of the united states in enhancing foreign direct investments. this is a common sense, bipartisan approach to creating new jobs in america. i'd like to thank my colleagues, mr. told, mr. peters, m
in the the country before the protests. a spokesperson at china's commerce ministry said investments were down 1.4% from a year earlier. the decline was due to the global impact stemming from the european debt crisis. the european union invested about 4% less from january to august of the previous year. investments from the united states fell almost 3%. meanwhile, japan's direct investments into the first eight months of the the year rose over 16% from the year before. but that was before the anti-japan demonstrations this month, which saw rioters attacking japanese supermarkets and dpe stroiing factories. it's uncertain whether investments from japan will continue to rise. many japanese firms are reassessing the risks of doing business in the cntry following the protts. > now let's gt a check of the markets. u.s. and european markets ended higher after further monetary easing was announced. how are things kicking off this thursday morning? >> good morning. u.s. and european investors were cheered by the bond buying measures and positive housing data in the u.s. helped market sentiment there. le
.8 million. that's the most may of 2010. also today commerce department reported rose 3.10% in august. >>> dow gained 13 points. nasdaq gained 4. >>> san francisco has priced its initial public offering above his own expectations. real estate prices $17 extra today. the company raised $102 million. earlier this month the company setting a rate around $16 a share. trulia will begin trading tomorrow on the new york stock exchange under the symbol trla. >>> stores located blovd the country club village shopping center. 50,000 square foot scheduled to stay open 24 hours a day 7 days a week. the chain had met with opposition the local supermarket and the united food and dmeshl worker union. has created 85 tubs and the company is still hiring. >>> lindsey lohan has another date with a judge this time for leaving the scene of an accident in new york city last night. the police say was driving slowly in the driveway when she clipped a hotel employee with her por sh and kept ongoing. the victim called 911 and was seen for a knee injury. she was arrested 2:30 this morning. police say no alcohol
commerce. a series of abc7 news i-team investigations lead to the ban that went into affect on july 1st. well, after nearly four hours hanging 300 feet in the air, stranded riders are free and back on the ground tonight. it happened at knot berry farm in orange county on a ride called the wind seeker. for the second time in 12 days by the way the ride malfunctioned and they dangled there hundreds of feet in the air. engineers lowered the ride and got the 20 people off safely. no harm, no foul. now, let's go over to meteorologist sandhya patel for a first check on weather and the conditions outside right now, sandhya. >> let's check out live doppler 7hd, and there is limited cloud cover for a change. the clouds are slow to return, so just a few patches out there. as we check out those temperatures, you can see they are falling. no cloud cover to keep you insulated. mostly 50s at this hour. bundle up when you head out the door. it is going to be chilly. we have been in this cooler than normal summertime pattern for a couple days. we'll let you know if the change of seasons will bring some
the pours feeding of ducks and geese to enlarge is too vague and interferes with interstate commerce. a series of abc7 news i-team investigations lead to the ban that went into affect on july 1st. well, after nearly four hours hanging 300 feet in the air, stranded riders are free and back on the ground tonight. it happened at knot berry farm in orange county on a ride called the wind seeker. for the second time in 12 days by the way the ride malfunctioned and they dangled there hundreds of feet in the air. engineers lowered the ride and got the 20 people off safely. no harm, no foul. now, let's go over to meteorologist sandhya patel for a first check on weather and the conditions outside right now, sandhya. >> let's check out live doppler 7hd, and there is limited cloud cover for a change. the clouds are slow to return, so just a few patches out there. as we check out those temperatures, you can see they are falling. no cloud cover to keep you insulated. mostly 50s at this hour. bundle up when you head out the door. it is going to be chilly. we have been in this cooler than normal su
resales increased 7.8% last month, and the commerce department says new construction was up more than 2% last month from july. the encouraging housing news gave the stocks a lift. the dow jones industrial gained 13 points while the nasdaq gained four points. chick-fil-a apparently is backing away from the controversy over gay rights and marriage. the restaurant chain issue ad statement wednesday saying it had stopped funding organizations opposed to same sex marriage. the company's president sparked a controversy during the summer when he said he opposed same sex marriage. >>> the number of americans facing a penalty for not buying health insurance is much higher than previous estimates. the nonpartisan congressional budget office says the penalty will hit almost 6 million americans, most would be middle class. the figure is 50% higher than the cbo's previous estimate. the average penalty will cost about $1,200. >>> microsoft co-founder bill gates topped "forbes" magazine annual list as the richest man in america as he has in previous years. but mark zuckerberg was the biggest loser on
vague and intergears with interstate commerce. supporters argue the force-feeding of ducks and geese to enlarge their lives is animal cruelty. series of i-team investigations led to the ban which went into effect last july. >>> representatives from almost every agency investigating last month's chevron fire will attend a public hearing next monday. they will update the latest information on what went wrong, how about the pollution was, what is being done to prevent another fire and response plans in the event of another blaze it that meeting will be held monday night from 6 to 8:30 richmond memorial auditorium. 403 civic center plaza. >>> more than half of likely voters support governor brown's tax initiative on the november ballot. the latest poll shows 52% of those surveyed support prop 30. 40% oppose. 8% undecided. the measure would raise taxes on incomes exceeding $250,000 and increase sales tax by one quarter of 1%. >>> high speed rail cleared another hurdle. federal railroad administration cleared wait for construction on the 68 billion dollar project to begin. regulators say t
. the shenzhen commerce said wo workers held similar protests. they reportedly broke factory gates and fences. at a press conference, chinese foreign ministry spokesperson hong lei did not directly answer a question about who would pay composition for businesses that suffer damage. >> translator: china, as a law-abiding nation, will protect the safety of foreign personnel and institutions in line with the law. relevant cases will be handled properly. >> lei added that the japanese government's purchase of the islands is illegal. he said japan should recognize the china people's strong objections to this action and their firm resolve to rho text china's sovereignty. >>> north korea on thursday strongly criticized a u.s. plan to deploy another early warning radar system in japan to counter possible missile threats from the north. japan already has one powerful x-band radar system in place. u.s. defense secretary leon panetta disclosed the deployment plan in tokyo on monday after meeting with his japanese counterpart satoshi morimoto. north korea's foreign ministry said in a statement that the s
ex-boyfriend. chamber of commerce not going to like this san francisco being called within of america's dirtiest cities. -- milk may do a body good another dairy product is said to bring real benefits to your heart. >>> batman comes to the hp pavillion. >> don sanchez has that and more in what's hot. ♪ ♪ >>> thanks for joining us today. >> who wants to be a
. forged in the first age of global commerce, it received the bounty of the british empire. but containerized shipping technology has drastically reduced the labor force, permanently changing the urban and economic geography here. can liverpool make the transition from an industrial-revolution seaport to a center of the information revolution and the service economy? ( kids actively conversing ) merseyside in the beginning of the 21st century. this is the small city of bootle, just north of liverpool. neighborhoods like this have fallen on hard times. what never changes is the love of soccer. ( crowd cheering ) in a pub around the corner, the grownups root for the liverpool football club. it's a passion. ( yelling, cheering ) the old men here once worked the docks downtown. for the young men, that's rarely an option now. ( oohing ) this is a tale of two nearby cities, united perhaps only by their support of liverpool soccer. one is the story of gritty neighborhoods that once housed the dock workers of a major european seaport. the other is the reformed, revitalized downtown
association, the chamber of commerce, the national parks conservancy, the last meeting, a couple of the restaurant managers did come out to support this endeavor, as well as two of the landlords, drakes east bay company, we're excited because they're a local company, food service distributors, the peninsula, spca, dug mccon nel and erik bran den badgering, although this project has a lot of support, staff has spoken to members of community who expressed concerns about hours of operation, delivery schedule, outreach, lights and garbage and a number of people bho have come to this meeting -- come to the operations community include patricia joy, arthur, gloria and louis dillon. as we move forward, our next steps, we do recommend that the commission does approve the recommendation for the board of supervisors to approve this lease agreement. upon approval by the commission to recommend the agreement, staff will work diligently with the board of supervisors to schedule this item. should it be approved by the board, wood house will hire an architect to submit detailed drawings, they w
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in particular, the golden gate restaurant association and the san francisco chamber of commerce, who took the time to meet with us, and work with us, and make recommendations not only about the underlying legislation, but also about the membership of the task force. and i think that we can see here is that this is a pretty diverse task force of people that represent different sectors of the san francisco community, and the business community in particular. with respect to dawn huston, she couldn't be here today and there was going to be someone who would speak on her behalf but that person actually broke a leg last night. so they couldn't be here. but maybe the term break a leg is a good sign. i don't know. but it is my honor to move forward with a positive recommendation the following appointments, ace wiseman for seat one, charlotte noss seat two, terrence valen, seat three. shaw san liu who has been the driving force, if there is a driving force behind this, for seat no. 4. tina liang chen for seat five. dawn huston for seat six. karen heisler who again she and her partner demonstrate
about the agenda focusing on trade and commerce suddenly being overshadowed by beijing's frank comments. >> it has been a strange day. as you said, it started off with backslapping over the growth of the china-eu trade arrangement over the last 10 years. bilateral trade levels have quadrupled. there was praise from the e use side for china and praise from china for the east side, but then, as has already been made clear, suddenly, the chinese decided to get a bit negative and the live transmission was turned off. diplomatically, the eu said he was getting into the substance of the negotiation, but it was the chinese who insisted on that happening. there is a sense that the summit has been sort of run by the chinese. there was not even a final press conference because the chinese wanted a list of which journalists would be there. the european commission had to say that was just not on. there was no press conference of any sort. smiles and backslapping on trade and the economy, and yet, this underlying sense that the chinese are dictating the way the meeting is going on, and, of course, t
will be on the panel. the fairfax county chamber of commerce can co-sponsoring that debate. you can also watch it online. we'll be streaming it live at nbcwashington.com. >>> mitt romney is campaigning in syria s-- in sarasota, florida. he is walking back on some of those controversial points he made. he took part in a forum hosted by univision. while it was meant to help his image among hispanic voters, he was also forced to address his comments about the 47% of americans who don't pay income tax. romney also talked about his immigration policy. he said his vision of reform does not involve rounding up illegal immigrants and deporting them. >>> today president obama will also be making a trip to florida. he'll participate in a similar forum with univision at the university of miami beginning at 11:00 this morning and will be broadcast online. he'll then attend an event at a private event in tampa. tomorrow he'll visit woodbridge, virginia. this trip comes as the president is trying the take advantage of some new poll numbers that show his job approval rating at its highest number in five mont
and commerce and chair and ranking minority member. the gentleman from washington, mr. hastings and the gentleman from massachusetts, mr. markey, the gentleman from from michigan, upton and the gentleman from california, mr. waxman and the gentleman from florida, mr. mica and the gentleman from west virginia, mr. rahall, each will control 10 minutes. and the house will be in order. and the chair would recognize the gentleman from washington, mr. hastings. mr. hastings: i yield myself such time as i may consume. the chair: the gentleman is recognized. mr. hastings: mr. chairman, 2008 campaign, president obama plainly declared the policies he supports would bankrupt american coal production. the obama administration has waged a war on coal, coal jobs and the small businesses in the mining supply chain and the low cost energy that millions of americans rely on. mr. chairman, the house is not in order. the chair: the gentleman is correct. the committee will be in order and the chair would ask members to take your conversations in the back of the chamber, to remove your conversations
. and according to the commerce department construction of single-family homes jumped. so are we finally recovering from this housing bust? >> yeah. the housing crash is over. housing is improving. the numbers are still low by historical standards. we're just off bottom, but we're moving in the right direction, and thank goodness. we're going to need the growth coming out of the housing, because other parts of the economy are quite soft. so it is very, very encouraging. >> jennifer: that is encouraging. now we're going to put on your splaining hat. economic terms like driving off of a fiscal cliff can be hard to understand. can you tell us in as plain of english as possible what it means. >> well under current law -- so that means if policy makers do nothing -- if they don't pass any legislation, then come january 1st, 2013, tax rates will go up on everybody. the bush tax cuts expire the payroll tax holiday goes away, and we get government spending cuts. government spend willing be cut for a range of reasons. you add it all up it is over $700 billion in 2013, that's
that his inclusive message to latinos, like the one he delivered this has been a chamber of commerce is beginning to resonate. >> they see that ours is the party of opportunity. the party that will restore america's prosperity and convinced the republican party is the rightful home of hispanic americans. lou: good news for governor romney in the and the fox news poll. among those described as extremely interested likely voters, the race is effectively a dead heat in key swing states. the romney campaign taking a one-point lead in ohio, tied with the president in florida, down two points, which is within the margin of error in virginia. we will be taking all of that up tonight with wall street legend lew lehrman and we will have breaking details, new evidence and testimony contradicting just about everything that the obama administration has been telling the american people about the murder of ambassadors -- ambassador stevens in benghazi and a senior antiterrorism official directly contradicting the obama administration, calling the assault an act of terror. former cia officer and pu
lie detection. there the commerce is pushing the science a little bit faster than maybe it ought to. i agree. >> the science. >> the science, right, exactly. >> ok, we have some questions from the audience that i would like to ask. and i think most of these are probably for the doctor. first question, how does the brain research impact drug cases when the defendand is an addict? >> addiction does bad things to the brain. it dramatically changes the brain. in certain individuals, there is enormous vulnerabilities and risk factors from genetics and brain function that can precipitate or make it to be easier to get addicted to drugs. and there have been, i think, quite a bit of neuroscience focusing on trying to develop better treatments for individuals by understanding the mechanism of those changes. in the courtroom, i believe that to help judges, judges when we do the education, one of my collaborators who does this work teaches them how the brain changes with addiction, et cetera, et cetera. that may be helpful for judges sentencing to drug courts for addiction problem instead of pris
county chamber of commerce debate was telecast on nbc 4 and moderated by nbc's david gregory of "meet the press." former governor and former senator george allen turned nearly every question to the need for more and better jobs. >> so the job creators have the confidence, and certainty to hire again. >> reporter: tim kaine, also a former governor, turned nearly every question into criticism on capitol hill, saying people want pulling together, not partisan bickering in washington. >> partnership over partisanship and put substce over sound bites. >> reporter: kaine also said washington must act quickly to avoid a fiscal cliff because of stalemates on the hill, saying a mix of cuts in revenues would have everyone paying a federal tax. allen said the cuts are a way to reform. they both nearly agreed on one foreign policy issue, that america should be fighting terrorism, not nation building in afghanistan. >> we've given the afghan people in their regions, in their provinces every opportunity to stand up and take control of their own destiny. >> i'll just start agreeing with that last po
to make a slow but steady recovery. home resales increased 7.8% last month, and the commerce department says new construction was up more than 2% last month from july. the encouraging housing news gave the stocks a lift. the dow jones industrial gained 13 points while the nasdaq gained four points. chick-fil >>> the number of americans facing a penalty for not buying health insurance is much higher than previous estimates. the nonpartisan congressional budget office says the penalty will hit almost 6 million americans, most would be middle class. the figure is 50% higher than the cbo's previous estimate. >>> microsoft co-founder bill gates topped "forbes" magazine annual list as the richest man in america as he has in previous years. but mark zuckerberg was the biggest loser on the 400 wealthiest americans. he tumbled to 36 on the list from number 14. facebook's lackluster stock price cost him more than $1 billion in net worth. no worry. "forbes" magazine says his net worth is estimated still at almost $9.5 billion. >> had to look down to make sure that was right number. >> not too much
of commerce. it has become one of virginia's most anticipated election traditions. the chamber of commerce debates are known for creatingeak momenr candidates. jon: the colorado movie massacre now, a hearing is underway at this moment in centennial, colorado, at the courthouse there. prosecutors looking to get access to a notebook sent by shooting suspect james holmes to a university of colorado psychiatrist. dan springer is live at the courthouse in centennial. why is this notebook so important, dan? >> reporter: yeah, jon, the holmes hearing began about an hour ago. no cameras in the courtroom, but we did get some video of both the sides of attorneys showing up outside just about an hour ago. that notebook could be very important because it could show a motive, and perhaps more importantly in this case, it could help prosecutors prove that james holmes was sane at the time of the shooting rampage. what's being fought over in court today is whether dr. lynn fenton was still technically treating holmes when he mailed that notebook to her the day before he allegedly murdered 12 people and i
.2 million. also today, the commerce department reported that construction of new homes rose 2.3% in august. >>> dow rose 13 points. naz zach gained almost five points. >>> an actress who appears in the controversial anti-muslim field which is causing an uproar is suing the producer for fraud, saying she answered an ad for an ancient egyptian adventure film, and there was no mention in the script of the prophet muhammad. >>> in florida, authorities release dna test results that could play an important role in determining how trayvon martin was killed. they show that the only dna on the gun george zimmerman used to kill martin belonged to zimmerman. the neighborhood watchman claims he shot martin in self- defense. but these test results appear to indicate that martin had not grabbed for zimmerman's weapon. zimmerman is currently on bail on charges of second-degree murder. >>> only on 2, more and more voters say they're undecided when it comes to some key tax measures on the november ballot. what else an exclusive new field poll has to say. >> reporter: the trend is that more likely voters ar
are late commerce to the real obama that we can't afford this in the future. and this, i think, is what the romney campaign really needs to stitch together, that it's his radical past, plus his disastrous present, that is going to usher in, if the people make the wrong decision, a more pair list, bankrupt and unsafe future. >> but look at the last two weeks how things have gone down. you have everything that happened benghazi, and finally now they admit it was a terrorist attack. before they would tell you anything but, just like fort hood was an employment situation. and 15 million more on food stamps, 49 million total. you say he's the food stamp president and you are called a racist. how do you deal with the media, and then they focus on the romney tape, which we now find out has missing minutes. how does he, romney, overcome what is an obvious media bias? >> well, i'll tell you how you don't deal with it. you don't listen to these beltway and manhattan chin pullers, these republican strategists who we should remind people of four years ago were all on the obama bandwagon and now pre
with interstate commerce. supporters argue the force-feeding of ducks and geese to enlarge lives is animal cruelty many series of i-team investigations led to the ban which went into effect last july 1st. >>> california's planned high speed rail cleared another hurd. construction on the 68 billion dollar project regulators say it meets guidelines. high speed rail authority hopes to break ground on the first 65 mile stretch next year. the 68 billion dollar project still faces legal challenges from central valley farmers. >>> mountain view police advising residents and commuters tomorrow's bay area fly over of endeavour might cause a huge traffic jam -- [ inaudible ] we showed you it departing from houston, texas where the shuttle spent the night. it will spend tonight at edwards air force base before flying over parts of northern california tomorrow. coming up at 6:30, katie marzullo will have details on when and where you can see it right here in the bay area. >>> coming up right now, let's find out whether there will be hiccups in our weather, hopefully not. >> what do you have? >> a little more
. aspercreme. >>> some good housing news today. housing starts are up. according to the commerce department. construction of homes and apartments was up about 2.3%. you have to seasonally adjust to get the real number, about 750,000. single family housing starts alone were up 5.5% to about 535,000. what asks all this mean? the best pace since april 2010, which is why the national association of home builders reported that build confidence is really good. the best since 006. which brings me to tonight's number. 71%. despite that seemingly good news, we are still 71% below the housing start high, which was in january 2006, and despite the increase, multifamily start, apartment buildings, were down and building permits, which are a very good sign of future construction, were also down. also, many of the would be buyers reported difficulty qualifying for the loans and down payments banks require. bottom line, the fed can keep interest rates really low. seems to not be the major part of the problem. >>> 32-year-old deanna cook called dallas 911 begging for help as her ex-husband attacked her in
. the one-hour fairfax chamber of commerce debate was telecast on nbc 4, and moderated by nbc's david gregory of "meet the press." former governor and senator george allen turned nearly every question to the need for more and better jobs. >> the job creators have the confidence, and certainty to hire again. >> reporter: tim kaine, also a former governor, turned nearly every question into criticism on the capitol hill and in the presidential race, saying people want pulling together, not partisan bickering in washington. >> puts partnership over partisanship and substance over sound bites. >> reporter: kaine also said washington must act quickly to avoid a fiscal cliff because of the stalemate on the hill, saying a mix of cuts and revenue increases are the way to go with everyone who could paying some federal tax. allen said cuts were the root to reform. the two candidates most nearly agreed on one foreign policy issue, that america should be fighting terrorism, not nation building in afghanistan. >> we've given the afghan people in their regions, in their provinces every opportunity t
. the fairfax county chamber of commerce co-sponsoring this debate. you can watch it live. >>> why a notebook could be the key to the colorado movie massacre court case. >> why monica lewinsky is back in the headlines. what she is planning to release. >> what scholars are saying this morning about the tiny piece of paper who some claim shows jesus had a wife. >> tom kierein will let us know just how long these chilly temperatures will stick around. weathe >>> welcome back. this tiny piece of paper is igniting a huge debate in the christian community, but is it real? several renowned scholars are calling into question the authenticity which suggests jesus had a wife. others question whether the anonymous owner has financial motivations. it wassage ie agnalyzed. >> one of the things i heard yesterday was the idea that it's so well-preserved. it's been around forever, almost literally, and yet the paper is still intact to some degree. >> how do you prove the authenticity? >> tom kierein telling us more about this beautiful forecast. good morning. >> quite a chill in the air. good morning. that's
event, a speech to the hispanic chamber of commerce in california. that was it. on tuesday, his two events were both fund-raisers. they were closed to the public and those were in the great swing state of utah, followed by the great swing state of texas. okay, this is not what it looks like to campaign for president. these are not swing states. republican senator lindsey graham told reporters of mitt romney today, "he's a great guy, he should win this election, but being in utah is necessary to raise money, but he doesn't have to be there, in my view." senator graham continued, "i think what romney needs to do is get into virginia and run for sheriff. this is not rocket science." real clear politics covered mr. romney's mysteriously light schedule yesterday. they quoted a well-connected republican fund-raiser saying, "there's not really a campaign here. he's getting ready for the debates and he's out fund-raising. you've got enough money." real clear politics also notes that in the 19 days following the conclusion of the republican convention, mr. romney spent only 9 of those 19 day
freight index this week. that's a very good measure of chinese commerce. after weeks of going straight dow, the key shipping index has reversed sharply to the upside. copper is back. the iron ore stocks are roaring too. now, look, i got enormous respect for the bears on china, led by tomorrow's "squawk box" guest jim chanos. he is one of the brightest people i've ever met. i don't trust communist capitalists. i have no chinese stocks. i have from time to time, but no chinese stocks i think you should buy. i also think the chinese interest rates are way too high. the stimulus is too small to matter. all that said, the possibility that china isn't falling off a cliff could be good news for the world economy. if china stops decelerating, it would be a pleasant global surprise. you know i think the united states is the best place to invest in the world. i worry about europe's recession, japan's secular decline, india's inflation, and yes, china's deceleration. not to mention our own looming fiscal cliff. we could conceivably go to new highs. i think the u.s. issue is the most likely to be solv
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